Nurse Specialist

Job description

Working Title:

Nurse Specialist

Position Number:



HSH BSOM ECUP Nursing Practice

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Health Sciences

Competency Level:

4 - Broadbanded

Number of Vacancies:


Full Time Equivalent (FTE):

.50 - 1.0

Hourly Salary Rate/Range:

$23.44 - TBD

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Position Type:

Temporary Staff

Job Category:

Staff - Professional

Primary Function of Organizational Unit:

ECU Physicians is the multispecialty group practice of the Brody School of Medicine. ECU Physicians has over 430 providers and sees over 700,000 patient visits per year. ECU Physicians is participating member in the Coastal Plains Network Accountable Care Organization and works closely with Vidant Health to improve the health of the citizens of Eastern North Carolina.
This complex organization faces increasing challenges to provide assigned nurses to serve as Health Coaches to assist patients with chronic disease management. The importance of chronic disease management is to not only improve the quality of our patient’s lives but to also assist in meeting required quality measures.
The positions will be assigned to primary care clinics but will be centrally managed. The positions will be hired by ECU Physicians but will have joint reporting relationship with Director of Nursing for ECU Physicians and HealthAccess, Manager of Case Management. Vidant Medical Group through Health Access has had robust Health Coach Program and will assist in training and oversight through a management contract.

Job Duties :

Prepare daily for the COVID testing center by review of orders, confirmation of test ordered, call patients with results and provided education. Serve as lead RN in COVID Testing Center reviewing records, confirming orders and performing point of care testing.

Part time and Full time positions may be available.


The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center. Vidant Medical Center is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

Minimum Education/Experience:

Graduation from state-accredited school of registered nursing and two years of nursing experience, with at least one year in the assigned specialty area. Must have a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina by the North Carolina Board of Nursing. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

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License or Certification Required by the Department:


Special Instructions to Applicant:

  • Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write ‘see resume’ on your application when completing the job duties section.
  • If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment).
  • Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities.
  • All applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. (EST) on the closing date indicated.

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East Carolina University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. We encourage qualified applicants from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability, and historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race/ethnicity, color, genetic information, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, political affiliation, or veteran status.

Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) should contact the Department of Human Resources at (252) 737-1018 (Voice/TTY) or [email protected].

Eligibility for Employment:

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. ECU participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Office of Human Resources Contact Information:

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (252) 328-9847 or toll free at 1-866-489-1740 or send an email to [email protected] Our office is available to provide assistance Monday-Friday from 8:00-5:00 EST.




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Job No:
Posted: 6/3/2021
Application Due: 6/18/2021
Work Type: Full Time